Press Conference with Steve Troxler, N.C. Agriculture Commissioner at the Guilford County Prison Farm! May 14, 2014

Ag Commissioner Troxler to hold news conference Wednesday, May 14, 2014 at Guilford Prison Farm WHO/WHAT:        State Agriculture Commissioner Steve Troxler will hold a news conference to talk about the importance of working farms and the future of the Guilford County Prison Farm. He will be joined by farmer George Teague, Guilford County Commissioner Alan Branson and Sheriff…

NC Ag Commissioner Wants To MOW DOWN PROJECT HAYSTACK

NC Ag Commissioner Wants To MOW DOWN PROJECT HAYSTACK By SCOTT D. YOST May 8, 2014  In a move likely to ruffle the feathers of some economic development officials in local and state government, North Carolina Agriculture Commissioner Steve Troxler plans to hold a press conference at the Guilford County Prison Farm near Gibsonville on…

Does it Pay to Play?

Pay to Play? By Chris Lavender/ Times-News Published: Sunday, April 27, 2014 at 14:32 PM.   Cambro Manufacturing is the most recent company to enter into an incentive agreement with Alamance County and Mebane. But it’s hardly the first. The use of incentives to lure companies to the region isn’t new, the practice actually dates…

Rural threat? Officials hear concerns about development

Rural threat? Officials hear concerns about development Article from High Point Enterprise regarding Guilford County Commissioners Meeting on 4.17.14 Apr. 17, 2014 @ 08:16 PM Paul B. Johnson GUILFORD COUNTY — The ongoing concerns from people who live in the incrementally receding areas of rural Guilford County were back in the earshot of elected officials…

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Purchase your Yard Sign today!

If you would like to order these yard signs; please contact us at PLACEGuilfordNC.org. Signs are $5 each and may be purchased and picked up at Reedy Fork Organic Farm at 7092 Sockwell Road Elon NC 27244 Monday- Friday 9AM-5PM. Each sign is two sided. Help us let the whole of N.C. that we say…

Work to DETER and STOP Mega sites like Project Haystack

What works? 1.   Actively support commissioners on your side, like Henning and Branson 2.   Post yard signs everywhere as they send a stern message to the community and developers. Keep them short and to the point; “No Mega site Here” or ” No to Project Haystack”. [They must be off the state road right of way] 3.  …